JJ's Travel Journal

An extensive collection of journeys and experiences.

Where to begin…

Yea, yea we all know…

…traveling is amazing

And we all want to be doing it more than we actually are. But I am not going to sit here and tell you to quit your job and travel the world and gain wealth through experiences… Instead I want to share… you know what? Let’s start over.

Hey – I’m JJ

I’m a creative professional slightly obsessed with life and capturing it to share with others. This site started as an outlet to recollect my journeys and share the things I’ve learned along the way. As the site grows I will be sharing pro tips, techniques and personal recommendations while continuing to collaborate with other creatives.







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Embark on incredible aerial tours from around the world with the most beautiful landscapes, gorgeous coastlines, and mesmerizing city skylines.

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Gear Lists

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Gear Recommendations

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Trip Specific Kit Lists

See exactly what gear I used on each trip.

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Why You’ve Got To Rent A Convertible In Maui

Why You’ve Got To Rent A Convertible In Maui

Car rentals depend on so many factors, sometimes I want the bare minimum and others I’ve got to make sure it’s got four wheel drive, tow kit, and the whole package. The first part of my recent Hawaii trip I rented a truck since I was planning on renting a kayak in Oahu. Turns out having a truck for kayak rentals really doesn’t matter, but it did come in handy for a quite way to get an elevated shot… But the second half of the trip was in Maui. From the little to no research I did, it sounded like …


7 Favorite: Bridges in the United States

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Is This Europe or South America?


Quick Trip Hacks to Travel Like a Ninja

Yea yea yea – you love to travel we know. Well guess what? The more you want to do the more work it is and the more you will need a vacation from your vacation. Well the good news is – the more you travel the better get at traveling… crazy I know! But don’t get ahead of yourself yet – you have a long way to go before can put on that Travel Ninja Black Belt. Lucky for you, you have me. Heading 1 Heading 2 Heading 3 Heading 4 Heading 5 Heading 6

Travel Tips

What To Do With Luggage For A Late Flight

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Travel Tips

This Is Just The Beginning

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